Ben Berman

~ poet / teacher ~

Reviews, Essays and Poems

Read some Reviews of Strange Borderlands

Strange Borderlands Reviewed in Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)

Strange Borderlands Reviewed in Peace Corps Writers

Strange Borderlands Reviewed in Salamander Magazine

Strange Borderlands Reviewed in Ragazine


Read some essays by Ben about teaching, poetry and the overlap of parenting and writing 

Essay on the challenges of Teaching Poetry 

A series of essays on Grub Daily on teaching, poetry and the overlap of parenting and writing


A video featuring Ben on how to give peer feedback through WGBH's series on Literacy Across the Disciplines

Another video featuring Ben on teaching poetry through WGBH's series on Literacy Across the Disciplines


Some Poems 

A few poems featured on the Mass Cultural Council site 

Gallery Walk at Drunken Boat

Seven Pictures in South Loop Review

Close to Closure at Solstice Quarterly